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Grey seal

Halichoerus grypus

Description:

The first photo is of a female ... their patterns are more distinct and noses not quite so long

Habitat:

Open ocean and coastal areas

Notes:

The female was seen 30 miles offshore on a whale watch boat ... the male looking down from the cliffs of Campobello island

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galewhale..Gale
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galewhale..Gale

Maine, USA

Spotted on Oct 9, 2010
Submitted on Jul 5, 2011

Spotted for Mission

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